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Old 10-16-2003, 11:43 PM   #1
kinghari
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Question failed dependency while trying to install gtk2-2.2.2-2.0


Hi,
I was trying to install gtk2-2.2.2-2.0.i386.rpm on my redhat 8 and I get the following error message:

warning: gtk2-2.2.2-2.0.i386.rpm: V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID 897da07a
error: Failed dependencies:
libXrandr.so.2 is needed by gtk2-2.2.2-2.0

But I did a search for libXrandr.so.2 and it was there in /usr/X11R6/lib/.I upgraded my Xfree86 to version 4.3 recently which actualy provides the libXrandr.so.2 file.So why is the file not being detected when I try to install the rpm? and whats the warning about? Can I somehow use any option in rpm command to specify where it is located?

thanks,
Hari
 
Old 10-16-2003, 11:46 PM   #2
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it needs

libXrandr.so.2 is needed by gtk2-2.2.2-2.0

first, go to www.rpmfind.net and look for it
 
Old 10-17-2003, 12:46 AM   #3
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thanks for replying but libXrandr.so.2 is already present on my machine at /usr/X11R6/lib/.The rpm is not able to detct it I guess.Thats why I am confused??! Is there any way I can tell the rpm handler that it is present there??

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